Pedestrian Fatally Struck While Crossing Intersection in Richardson

The driver of the pickup pulled over after the crash: police

Police in Richardson are investigating a deadly collision between a pedestrian and a pickup truck early Tuesday morning.

According to police, the crash was reported at about 6:45 a.m. after the driver of a Toyota Tacoma heading north on North Plano Road struck a pedestrian in the crossing walk at the intersection of East Lookout Drive.

The pedestrian, identified as 55-year-old Eric Sneed, was walking eastbound in the crosswalk on East Lookout Drive on the south side of the intersection, police said.

Sneed died after being transported to a hospital by paramedics.

The driver of the Tacoma stopped at the scene and was not injured, police said. His identity has not been released.

The crash remains under investigation as of this writing, police said.

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